GlimmerBlocker Alternatives

    GlimmerBlocker is described as 'The problem with other ad-blockers for Safari is that they are implemented as awful hacks: as an InputManager and/or ApplicationEnhancer. This compromises the stability of Safari and very often create problems when Apple releases a new version of Safari' and is an app in the Web Browsers category. There are more than 50 alternatives to GlimmerBlocker for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad and Google Chrome. The best alternative is Adblock Plus, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like GlimmerBlocker are AdGuard (Freemium, Open Source), Blokada (Free, Open Source), AdAway (Free, Open Source) and AdBlock (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021

    1. WebGuard is a unique ad blocker for Android devices that removes ads in games, apps and browsers, protects your privacy, and has a built-in firewall for Internet access control in your apps.
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    2. Crystal is a content blocker for iPhone & iPad designed to make the mobile web a great experience. It blocks Adverts, User Tracking and improves speed, data use and battery life of your device as a result.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      gate - Performance & scalable I/O forward & reverse HTTP proxy based on node.js + V8 a real alternative to Squid & NGINX
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Raspbian
      • Raspberry Pi
      Block malware, tracking, & ads on every device in your network. Choose a single device, a group, or your entire network. Simple software deployment and configuration. Custom blocklist & exceptions.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      SpeedMeUp is a service that will block and delete unwanted adds without having to install an application or jailbreaking your phone. It even blocks most ads inside apps, videos or music stream.
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    3. Blockr is an advanced content blocker for Safari in iOS 9. With Blockr you can block the web content that annoyed you for a while. Blockr is an ad blocker, privacy protector, media blocker, it hides social buttons and blocks cookies and cookie warnings.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      Ad Blocker is a web browser extension that blocks ads and trackers from following its users when surfing the internet. Block annoying ads and trackers with Ad Blocker. Click the download button now and say goodbye to ad-filled websites. Benefits of Ad Blocker:
    4. Browse in Peace™ with the simplest, fastest premium native blocker for Safari on iOS. No ads, no tracking. Purify works seamlessly with Safari — right out of the box.
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    5. AdLocker is free app for Android devices that blocks ads in apps, games, browsers and has a built-in firewall for Internet access control in your apps.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
      • Opera
      • Brave
      Ethical Adblock is the first undetectable and ethical adblock. Indeed it has been coded so as to be undetectable by AntiAdblocks. Some ads that support content creators are left on purpose so that they can get fair compensation.
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